RFR: JDK-8213480: update internal ASM version to 7.0
vicente.romero at oracle.com
Thu Nov 8 16:39:39 UTC 2018
Hi David, Igor
On 11/7/18 10:03 PM, David Holmes wrote:
> Hi Vicente,
> All of the javadoc comment reformatting makes it nearly impossible to
> see the actual substantive changes :(
> ASM 7 also supports the Nestmate attributes and I was trying to see
> how/where that appeared but its somewhat obscure. Oh well.
> Is it that case that the code the uses the ASM library, like the JFR
> code and jlink code, and the tests, doesn't actually _have to_ change
> to specifying Opcodes.ASM7 unless they plan on using ASM7 features?
I changed only the tests for which the new ASM was complaining about a
particular API available only for ASM7
> If so then you could split out the actual update of ASM from the
> updates to the users of ASM (some of which may be quite fine with ASM5).
I have made two webrevs to make the review easier , contain only the
changes to the internal asm and  contains the changes to the clients
plus make files, legal, etc. I have also made the changes to
ClassWriterExt and affected test proposed by Igor in another mail,
> On 8/11/2018 1:56 AM, Vicente Romero wrote:
>> Version 7.0 of ASM has been released. This version supports condy,
>> yay!, and we want to include it in JDK 12. Please review  which
>> - the new version perse substituting the preview ASM internal version
>> in the JDK
>> - changes to additional files in particular some tests, mostly
>> hotspot tests.
>>  http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~vromero/8213480/webrev.00/
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